OREANDA - NEWS. Russia will fulfill its obligations to Venezuela, regardless of the statements of the US leadership, I am sure the Russian senator Franz Klintsevich.

Earlier, US President Donald Trump said that the United States will consider all possible options in order to force Russia to leave Venezuela.

"We don’t know what Donald Trump was guided by when he made this confrontational statement: the desire to improve relations with the House of Representatives of the American Congress, which recently passed a bill to combat Russia's influence in Venezuela, or was thus trying to convince the American voters that there was no agreement with He did not have Russia", - Klintsevich wrote on his Facebook page.

The senator believes that these reasons do not fully explain the logic of the speech of the American president.According to Klintsevich, the fact is rather that the United States considers the American continent to be its patrimony.

"As for Russia, we will continue to quietly fulfill our obligations to Venezuela. And we will not be intimidated", - the senator said.